Short Vita

01/2017 – present

Staff scientist, Biodiversity, University of Duisburg-Essen

01/2012 – 12/2016

Post-doctoral researcher, Genome Informatics, University Hospital Essen

03/2012

Dr. rer. nat., Graduate School of Life Sciences, University of Würzburg
Thesis: “Integrated bioinformatical analysis of biological networks”

09/2008 – 12/2011

PhD student, Department of Bioinformatics, University of Würzburg

08/2008

Master of Science
Thesis: “Rich-club ordering and fractality in eukaryotic protein-protein interaction networks”

10/2006 – 08/2008

Student assistent in Bioinformatics, University of Applied Sciences Gelsenkirchen

09/2006 – 08/2008

MSc student in Molecular Biology, Focus Bioinformatics, University of Applied Sciences Gelsenkirchen

08/2006

Bachelor of Science
Thesis: “Identification of SNPs in Functional Positions“, Department of Bioinformatics, University of Würzburg

08/2004 – 09/2004

Internship, Tumorgenetics, Max-Planck-Institute for Molecular Physiology, Dortmund

09/2003 – 08/2006

BSc student in Molecular Biology, Focus Bioinformatics, University of Applied Sciences Gelsenkirchen


Awards & Scholarships

Best Poster Award (Second), German Conference on Bioinformatics, 2013

PhD scholarship, University of Würzburg, 10/2011-12/2011

Travel scholarships: DAAD, 2011; DAAD PROMOS, 2011; German Symposium on Systems Biology, 2009

E-fellows.net scholarship, 2006-2008

Study award for B.Sc. studies and thesis, 2006